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Coilsfield, Tarbolton, Ayrshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone (lost):  OS Grid Reference – NS 4469 2624 Also Known as: Canmore ID 42713 King Coil’s Grave Stone Old King Cole’s Stone (Morris 1981) Archaeology & History This fascinating and very ornate prehistoric carving was found on the … Continue reading

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Guisecliff Wood (629), Bewerley, North Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 16415 63565 Also Known as: Carving no.629 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here Takes a bitta finding this one – especially a this time of year when the bracken’s high – but it’s worth … Continue reading

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Guisecliff Wood (626), Bewerley, North Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 16078 63641 Also Known as: Carving no.626 Hogback Stone Lower Intake carving Getting Here From Pateley Bridge take the B6265 road towards Grassington, turning left just a coupla hundred yards over the river … Continue reading

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Slade Carving (02), Blubberhouses Moor, North Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 1410 5430 —  NEW FIND Also Known as: Owl Stone Sunset Stone Getting Here Same directions as the Slade 01 carving.  But once you reach the upstanding stone cairn on the rocky hill, walk … Continue reading

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Hanging Stones, Ilkley Moor, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stones:  OS Grid Reference – SE 1281 4675 Also Known as: Carving no.126 (Hedges) Carving no.284 (Boughey & Vickerman) Fairies Kirk Hangingstones Getting Here Head up to the Cow & Calf Rocks and walk to the large disused quarry … Continue reading

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